9 Bible Verses about Diligence, Results Of
Most Relevant Verses
He becomes poor who works with a slack and idle hand, but the hand of the diligent makes rich.
For while we were yet with you, we gave you this rule and charge: If anyone will not work, neither let him eat.
The thoughts of the [steadily] diligent tend only to plenteousness, but everyone who is impatient and hasty hastens only to want.
In all labor there is profit, but idle talk leads only to poverty.
Therefore, my beloved brethren, be firm (steadfast), immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord [always being superior, excelling, doing more than enough in the service of the Lord], knowing and being continually aware that your labor in the Lord is not futile [it is never wasted or to no purpose].
The hand of the diligent will rule, but the slothful will be put to forced labor.
Because of this, brethren, be all the more solicitous and eager to make sure (to ratify, to strengthen, to make steadfast) your calling and election; for if you do this, you will never stumble or fall.
- Results (37 instances)
- Active Lifestyles
- Diligence And Laziness Contrasted
- Diligence, Rewards Of
- Forced Labour
- Idleness Leads To
- In Men's Presence
- Poverty, Causes Of
- Servants, Good
- Sloth, Leads To
- Success And Hard Work
- The Benefits Of Labor
- Wealth And Prosperity
- Work, And Redemption